Philadelphia Reservist Dies in Iraq

By: Tyler Helms
By: Tyler Helms

A reservist from Philadelphia, Mississippi has died in combat.

Josh Ladd with the 367th Maintenance Reserve Unit based out of Philadelphia and Dekalb was killed in combat on Saturday morning in Iraq.

Family members were told the vehicle he was riding in was hit hard by artillery. At this time, no funeral arrangements have been made.

Josh Ladd was only 19 years old.


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